LibriVox recording of The Grand Inquisitor, from The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, translated by Helena Petrovna Blavatsky. The Grand Inquisitor is a parable told by Ivan to Alyosha in Fyodor Dostoevsky's novel The Brothers Karamazov (1879–1880). Ivan and Alyosha are brothers; Ivan questions the possibility of a personal, benevolent God and Alyosha is a novice monk. The Grand Inquisitor is an important part of the novel and one of the best-known passages in modern literature... Topics: librivox, audio, dostoyevsky, karamazov Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of The House of the Dead by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. (Translated by Unknown.) Read in English by ExpatriateThe House of the Dead is a novel published in 1861 by Russian author Fyodor Dostoyevsky, which portrays the life of convicts in a Siberian prison camp. Dostoyevsky himself spent four years in exile in such a camp following his conviction for involvement in the Petrashevsky Circle. This experience allowed him to describe with great authenticity the conditions of prison life... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Russian Literature, prison literature
Librivox's recording of The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky converted into M4B audio book format. For more free Librivox M4B files visit our M4B catalog. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: The Brothers Karamazov, Dostoyevsky, Librivox, M4B
LibriVox recording of The Double: A Petersburg Poem by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. (Translated by Constance Garnett.) Read in English by Greg Giordano and sid. This is the story of a mild-mannered civil servant, Mr. Golyadkin, who begins to see his "doppelganger" appearing in his life (at work, in society, etc). This "double" has all the qualities that the protagonist lacks. His "double" bullies and persecutes him, slowly taking his place in the world. As the story... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobooks
LibriVox recording of Notes from the Underground, by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Read by Librivox volunteers. Fyodor Dostoyevsky’s short masterpiece about a ranting, slightly mad civil servant. The stylistic inventiveness, and the insights into the absurdities and weakness of humans seem so fresh and incisive today that if published now (a century and a half later) Notes would be considered an avant-garde post-modernist triumph. In some ways this is a heavy text, laden with conversational... ( 2 reviews ) Topics: literature, audiobook, librivox, existentialist, ennui Source: LibriVox recording of Gutenberg e-text
LibriVox recording of Uncle's Dream by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. (Translated by Frederick Whishaw.) Read in English by Greg Giordano.Uncle’s Dream by Fyodor Dostoyevsky was written following his five year exile to Siberia where he was sent to serve in a hard labor camp. Following what could only have been a harrowing and harsh existence in Russia’s infamous prison for political and social prisoners, one would expect Dostoyevsky’s work to have been dark and bitter. Rather, [i]Uncle’s Dream... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobooks, English, novella, classic, Russian, dramatic, fyodor, dostoevesky,...
Gravação LibriVox de Um club da má língua, de Fyodor Dostoyevsky, traduzido por Manuel de Macedo. O nome do autor é ocasionalmente grafado como Dostoievsky – foi um escritor russo, considerado um dos maiores romancistas da literatura russa e um dos mais inovadores artistas de todos os tempos. Nesta obra, que lembra uma peça de teatro, é feita uma sátira à hipocrisia das relações sociais na "sociedade" de Mordassov, e às personagens dessa sociedade que se baseiam em... Topics: português, portuguese Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of White Nights and othere Stories, by Fyodor Dostoyevsky translated by Constance Garnett White Nights and Other Stories by Fyodor Dostoyevsky is a compilation published in 1918 by The MacMillan Company, NY (USA) and Heinemann (UK). It contains these 7 works: - White Nights - Notes from the Underground - A Faint Heart - A Christmas Tree and a Wedding - Polzunkov - A Little Hero - Mr. Prohartchin For further information, including links to M4B audio book, online text, reader... Topics: Audiobook, LibriVox, Russian Literature, Short Stories Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of The Brothers Karamazov, by Fyodor Dostoevsky. The Brothers Karamazov (Russian: Братья Карамазовы) is the final novel by the Russian author Fyodor Dostoevsky, and is generally considered the culmination of his life's work. The book portrays a parricide in which each of a murdered man's sons share a varying degree of complicity. The Brothers Karamazov is a passionate philosophical novel that explores deep into the ethical debates of God, free will, and... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of The Gambler, by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Translated by C.J. Hogarth. Read by Jason Ingolfsland and Bill Boerst. The Gambler is a short novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky about a young tutor in the employment of a formerly wealthy Russian general. The novella reflects Dostoevsky's own addiction to roulette, which was in more ways than one the inspiration for the book: Dostoevsky completed the novella under a strict deadline so he could pay off gambling debts. (Summary from Wikipedia)... Topics: Fiction, Russian literature, Librivox, audiobook, literature Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of The Possessed by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. (Translated by Constance Garnett.) Read in English by Expatriate Although titled The Possessed in the initial English translation, Dostoyevsky scholars and later translations favour the titles The Devils or Demons. An extremely political book, Demons is a testimonial of life in Imperial Russia in the late 19th century. As the revolutionary democrats begin to rise in Russia, different ideologies begin to collide. Dostoyevsky casts a... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, philosophy, Russian Literature, radicalism
LibriVox recording of Short Stories by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Read in English by Greg Giordano; Amy; Bruce Pirie; Fannie; Malone; fshort; Rebecca Braunert-Plunkett; pjhoury; William Gavula; Mike Pelton This is a collection of short stories by Fyodor Dostoevsky, the Russian novelist and short story writer. (Summary by sidhu177) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobooks, an honest theif, a novel in nine letters, an unpleasant prediciment, another...
LibriVox recording of The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky (Part 01 and 02)Read by Martin Geeson The extraordinary child-adult Prince Myshkin, confined for several years in a Swiss sanatorium suffering from severe epilepsy, returns to Russia to claim his inheritance and to find a place in healthy human society. The teeming St Petersburg community he enters is far from receptive to an innocent like himself, despite some early successes and relentless pursuit by grotesque fortune-hunters. His naive... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: idiot, dostoyevsky, fiction, novel, audiobook, librivox Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of Der Großinquisitor, by Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Read in German by Al-Kadi. "Der Großinquisitor" ist eine Erzählung aus dem Roman "Die Brüder Karamasow". Die Handlung spielt im 16. Jahrhundert, in Sevilla. Jesus, auf die Erde zurückgekehrt, wird von einem greisen Großinquisitor verhaftet und soll auf dem Scheiterhaufen verbrannt werden. (Introduction by Al-Kadi) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD... Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, Hörbuch, German, deutsch, Dostojewski, Karamasow, Großinquisitor Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Librivox public domain recording of Crime and Punishment, by Fyodor Dostoyevsky (transl. Constance Garnett). Crime and Punishment focuses on the mental anguish and moral dilemmas of Rodion Romanovich Raskolnikov, an impoverished St. Petersburg student who formulates and executes a plan to kill a hated, unscrupulous pawnbroker for her money, thereby solving his financial problems and at the same time, he argues, ridding the world of evil. Crime and Punishment is considered by many as the first... ( 6 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobooks, literature Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text